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solved Can't manage to log into Ubee cable modem solved Tenda Wireless Range Extender cant log in solved Can't log in to router's settings. The only thing I get is the black commandline screen flashes for about a millisecond, nothing more. Point of Forum ettiquette. swats404, Jul 1, 2006 #11 Sponsor This thread has been Locked and is not open to further replies.

I have a habit of doing that a couple of times or so a year. The memory used by the user's registry has not been freed. Feb 27, 2004 #7 Liquidlen TechSpot Paladin Posts: 1,094 Have you got fast user switching enabled ? recently i un-installed about 3 programs, and the problem hasn't occurred since then.

I have anti-virus software & firewall & consistenly check HJT on this Beautiful Website. jnibori, May 7, 2008 #7 ~Candy~ Retired Administrator Joined: Jan 27, 2001 Messages: 103,706 Go the start menu, run, type msconfig, and hit enter. If there is an APM tab, make sure the “Enable Advanced Power Management Support” box is checked. 08-07-2009, 10:36 PM #5 darkkiller Registered Member Join Date: Aug Did you bother to check event log?

How should implanted technology be handled in prison? Any idea? Join the community here. ok, I just went to the other website (support.microsoft.com) and I set my computer up so everytime I close a brower it will automatically delete my cache.

Poor thing. When I want to restart or power off computer from Windows using this dialog, Windows cannot power off and freeze! Go to the startup tab. facts: My computer does not restart when I attempt to shut down I have Roxio Media Creator 8 (latest version, so I'm sure there bug is fixed in that version) Clear

Please start a New Thread if you're having a similar issue.View our Welcome Guide to learn how to use this site. Show Ignored Content As Seen On Welcome to Tech Support Guy! lee85boro, Jun 13, 2006 #4 ashmo_uk Joined: Jun 12, 2006 Messages: 115 Have a look here http://www.windowsnetworking.com/articles_tutorials/Troubleshooting-Windows-Shutdown.html or here http://support.microsoft.com/?kbid=179723 ashmo_uk, Jun 13, 2006 #5 swats404 Account Closed Thread Starter Join the community Back I agree Powerful tools you need, all for free.

Messenger - {E5D12C4E-7B4F-11D3-B5C9-0050045C3C96} - C:\Program Files\Yahoo!\Messenger\YahooMessenger.exe O9 - Extra button: Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe O9 - Extra 'Tools' menuitem: Windows Messenger - {FB5F1910-F110-11d2-BB9E-00C04F795683} - C:\Program Files\Messenger\msmsgs.exe O11 - Options this page Advertisement swats404 Account Closed Thread Starter Joined: Jun 12, 2006 Messages: 36 Lately, I have been having problems logging off my computer. Start > Control Panel (classic view) > Sounds and Audio Devices, then hit the Sounds tab. No, create an account now.

Froze up on the first try. I met this error in a lot of > computers. Tech Support Guy is completely free -- paid for by advertisers and donations. get redirected here Ask a Question See Latest Posts TechSpot Forums are dedicated to computer enthusiasts and power users.

Edited by ahboy123, 13 November 2011 - 12:28 AM. 0 #4 phillpower2 Posted 13 November 2011 - 05:02 AM phillpower2 Tech Staff Technician 20,111 posts Hi again ahboy123, I am sorry TECHNOLOGY IN THIS DISCUSSION Join the Community! When I double click OTL application icon, it takes forever to load.

I found there was some link about Norton antivirus 2003 make computer can't log off/restart/shutdown.

Yes, my password is: Forgot your password? Please advice. ^^' Thank you 0 Advertisements #2 phillpower2 Posted 12 November 2011 - 07:49 AM phillpower2 Tech Staff Technician 20,111 posts Hi ahboy123I suspect that you have some malware on Staff Online Now Macboatmaster Trusted Advisor Advertisement Tech Support Guy Home Forums > Operating Systems > Windows XP > Home Forums Forums Quick Links Search Forums Recent Posts Members Members Quick A quick google search revealed that this was related to my sound card.

Stay logged in Sign up now! I also deleted my all temp internet files and cache on my computer and I am still unable to log off or shut down at all...pls help. Thanks guys I will try it and let you know. 0 Jalapeno OP TheSteve Jul 29, 2010 at 9:44 UTC Was a no go guys. useful reference But that problem didn't happen every time.

How on earth do I crew a non-vehicle? Can't log in! A few weeks ago, I had been having serious problems with the sound card, so I re-installed the driver. I'll post again when I get an answer. [emailprotected], May 8, 2008 #9 ~Candy~ Retired Administrator Joined: Jan 27, 2001 Messages: 103,706 Look for something that goes online to update,

If you're not already familiar with forums, watch our Welcome Guide to get started. Also, if you have TweakUi installed, there are some settings in there that can prevent/allow some of the things you mention. What happens is they shut down the computer which begins to log off. Windows IT Pro Guest Blogs Veeam All Sponsored Blogs Advertisement Join the Conversation Get answers to questions, share tips, and engage with the IT professional community at myITforum.

This is often caused by services running as a user account, try configuring the services to run in either the LocalService or NetworkService account. Click Turn off . I also checked that the AVG closes, wireless connecter and everything else but it doesn't do anything. directly doen't do much.

We use server/client install of Symantec Antivirus.-- Work Harding"David Z" wrote:> Hi all,> > I always met the problems when I wanted to log off/shutdown/restart Windows > XP Professional. virutalbox - win xp sp2 x32, win 7 32, vista 32, ubuntu 10&11... I was told that System Restore would not change certain files and folders and these files and folders could contain the culprit, couldn't it? 0 #9 phillpower2 Posted 24 November 2011 As the name implies, this is used for legacy systems.

Feb 26, 2004 #6 Refwhett TS Rookie Topic Starter Posts: 71 Sorry guys but the problem is still there. Facebook Google+ Twitter YouTube Subscribe to TechSpot RSS Get our weekly newsletter Search TechSpot Trending Hardware The Web Culture Mobile Gaming Apple Microsoft Google Reviews Graphics Laptops Smartphones CPUs Storage Cases Sorry for not posting sooner.